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Le Chef Vulcan Restaurant

13 O'Connell Street | Upper Vulcan lane, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“escargot” (3 reviews)
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French, European, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13 O'Connell Street | Upper Vulcan lane, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is excellent and the service (as is customary in New Zealand) is even better. Treat yourself to a croque madame or a croque monsieur a la French in the heart of Auckland, with good, strong coffee (a bit on the "too strong" side...More

Thank AleThomas
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We popped in for a coffee after a full day of sightseeing in the Auckland CBD area. The girl sorry I cannot remember your name was lovely. The coffee was one of the best we have had on our travels around NZ. Our only disappointment...More

Thank 792Carol_H
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We ventured here on a Sunday morning for breakfast. Altough there was a mix up withe order the full breakfast definately hit the mark using quality ingredients. Breakfast included eggs, bacon, tomatoe, mushrooms, sausage and toasted bread. Could have done with somekind of tomato relish.

Thank TheSnakebite
Reviewed 14 May 2017

A cute little French café on Upper Vulcan Lane Good small menu very tasty food Good coffee Great prices!! very good service

Thank Brycee10
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Busy, relaxed atmosphere, good food and friendly staff, this place has all you want for a lunch date.

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Le Chef Vulcan is located on narrow non-vehicular "lane" in the heart of downtown Auckland, just a block and a half to Queen's Street. It's a souk-like lane, and Le Chef Vulcan is not without aesthetic charms. But, I had higher hopes for this French...More

Thank CountyGent
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch. The food was excellent, reasonably priced and very healthy and delicious. The wine was superb. The staff are friendly and helpful. No paywave facility is available though and there were people stinking the place out with "e" cigarettes. A top...More

Thank GlobetrotterJSH
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Great breakfast on a Sunday morning. Fast friendly service. Had the eggs bennie with mushrooms..... one of the best breakfasts I have had in a long time and reasonably priced for the location 😊

Thank isis606
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend the share plates, warm ambience and friendly service. Great authentic French bistro experience.

Thank Wharf N
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

What a lovely find. Ordered an omelette from the menu and added bacon and avocado. It was a beautiful omelette, a great serve that I could have easily shared , full of taste and great produce. The staff all smile too!

Thank Frank M
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  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 O'Connell Street | Upper Vulcan lane, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +(64)3734723
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Le Chef, a fresh seasonal european & french cuisine with a menu renewed every month.
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